"At V8 7b+, it was way out of my league and it was always likely I would fail on it. However, the line is so good and problem so fantastic I couldn't stop trying it."
"This is a film about failure but not in a negative way. I suppose it's about the fun we can have along the way, even if we don't always win."
This is an 'Ugly Monkey Production'
In this series on UKClimbing, we have teamed up with Plas-y-Brenin, the National Mountain Sports Centre, to cover a wide range of... Read more
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France's Ecrins National Park has long been famous as a world-class ice climbing destination. La Grave, Fournel, Freissinieres... Read more